With the vision of creating something beautiful for others to enjoy, it was 1983 when founders Marc and Eva Besen first planted 10-acres of vines on TarraWarra Estate
After spending his childhood immersed in vineyards and olive groves in the quaint village of Lonnano, Tuscany, Stefano Stefani’s passion for wine took off, reaching the same heights of his family before him.
It is well known that ‘great wine is made in the vineyard’, and the Soumah team set out to select an exact location for winemaking that delivers every advantage of a cool climate, undulating topography, and ancient soils.
Located amongst the rolling hills of Dixons Creek, Sutherland Estate is a family-owned boutique winery and vineyard with the northern-most cellar door in the Yarra Valley.
Situated in the heart of the Yarra Valley, the winery sits high on the hill, overlooking the Yarra River.